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SPS Program Awarded FAO Regional Skill Sustainment Initiative Contract

June 10, 2015

The Security Policy Studies program, led by Joanna Spear, associate professor of international affairs, was awarded a competitive contract for the Foreign Area Officer (FAO) Regional Skill Sustainment Initiative. This program, beginning in July 2015, will provide FAOs with advanced understanding and analysis of the most current regional security affairs, and the impact of regional activities on interagency and joint operations.

Transparency without Tears: A Pragmatic Approach to Transparent Security Studies Research

October 02, 2014

Elizabeth Saunders, assistant professor of political science and international affairs, published an article about transparency and replication standards in qualitative research and the challenges in doing so in Security Studies, 23:689–698, 2014.

New Internationalism Conference

June 14, 2014

On June 17, 2014, ISCS, in conjunction with The American Conservative and The American Prospect, convened some of Washington's leading foreign policy experts to discuss a new fore

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